Groups across Settings

Cynthia R. Kalodner and Alexa E. Hanus

in The Oxford Handbook of Group Counseling

Published in print August 2011 | ISBN: 9780195394450
Published online September 2012 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Library of Psychology

 Groups across Settings

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Psychology
  • Counselling Psychology


Show Summary Details


Group interventions exist in a large diversity of settings. This chapter focuses on the variety of settings in which groups can be found. The goal is to provide readers with a sense of the ubiquitous nature of groups. The variety of settings includes a focus on different kinds of groups for clients of different ages with a diversity of clinical issues. Each section provides examples of groups and research to support these groups in particular settings; selected for depth of coverage in this chapter are Veterans Administration programs, behavioral health and medical settings, college/university counseling centers, and schools. The chapter concludes with suggestions for the future of groups in these settings and an extensive reference list.

Keywords: setting; Veterans Administration; schools; behavioral medicine; counseling center

Article.  13035 words. 

Subjects: Psychology ; Counselling Psychology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.